Analyst Profile

Irma Fabular

Irma Fabular

VP, Team Manager

5 years at Gartner,  38 years industry experience

Location:  CA USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Irma Fabular is a Vice President and Team Manager in the Industries Research Group at Gartner. She has over 20 years of experience working at Gartner. This includes client engagement, team management and business leadership in consulting, research and advisory services for government, education, health, and technology and service provider (TSP) clients. Ms. Fabular currently leads a team of research analysts focused on U.S. federal government and defense markets. She previously led a team of research analysts covering global, governmentwide IT modernization and digital transformation initiatives. Ms. Fabular's research coverage focuses on government CIOs and technology executives as well as public sector TSP product leaders and general managers. For government CIOs and technology executives, Ms. Fabular's research addresses government IT modernization, innovation, and digital transformation to support whole-of-government and mission-specific outcomes. Her research helps accelerate planning, implementation and adoption of digital transformation in government. For public sector TSP product leaders and general managers, Ms. Fabular's research encompasses enterprise IT spending forecasts and demand, market growth opportunities and risks, competitive landscape, and business and technology buyer trends. Her research enables product leaders and other technology business leaders effectively plan, develop, innovate, deploy, and position solutions for the public sector markets.


Previous Experience

Prior to Gartner, Ms. Fabular held IT leadership and operational management positions supporting law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services, healthcare, software product development, medical device manufacturing, and oceanographic research. In those positions, she designed, developed, implemented, and managed IT solutions for 911 emergency communications and dispatching, enterprise resource planning, human resources and payroll, financial management, and patient care management.

Professional Background

  • City of San Diego, Fire-Rescue Department, IT Director, Emergency Communications Systems, 2 years
  • Gartner Consulting, Vice President and Industry Practice Leader, 17 years
  • The Warner Group (acquired by Gartner), Senior Manager, 5 years


  • B.S., Business Administration, with an emphasis in Information Systems, San Diego State University
  • M.S., Systems Management, University of Southern California, Viterbi School of Engineering